Light helpers drift downgrade through Lilly.
A 4 pack of helpers wait to enter Rose Yard after assisting a heavy eastbound mixed freight over the mountain. A westbound mixed freight can be seen making its run on the hill in the foreground.
A pair of SD40Es ease NS 20Q into the Gallitzin Tunnel on a cold winter day as a westbound intermodal truc train passes by on Track 3.
A four banger of helper power drifts east through Sankertown, PA on the NS Pittsburgh Line.
NS pushers on a cold snowy day.
A helper set shoves the rear of a coal train up the Allegheny Mountains while passing under a PRR signal bridge in this ten second exposure.
It's Getting Cold Up HereThe first thick blanket of snow has fallen on the Altoona area, and NS is as busy as ever with extra intermodal traffic ahead of the holidays. This place ne... (more)
A pair of SD40E helpers lead a westbound trash train by the Railroad Park in Cresson.
The waiting game. A pair of helper units wait to head east on the main while a freight waits to be cleared to enter the yard.
It's a race up the West Slope...a set of SD40E rebuilds shoves an intermodal towards the summit with an autorack set gaining ground fast.
Fire and Ice. NS 6304 and 6321 assist NS 16N down an icy "Slide," after the area is hit with a severe winter storm that covered the Alleghenies in a thick coating of ice. The house off to the left... (more)
A pair of light helpers return east to Cresson on track one as eastbound stack train 294 struggles up the grade on track two, ironically with no helpers on the rear.